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Pvt Philip Helmer
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Birth: Aug. 7, 1740
Albany County
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 8, 1830
Herkimer County
New York, USA

Philip Helmer
American Revolution:

Philip Helmer enlisted at Stone Arabia Jan 15, 1777 and served as a private in Captain Andrew Finck's Co. in Col. Goose Van Schaick's NY Regiment. He was in the Battles of Lake George and Monmouth and was discharged Nov.1, 1779. He enlisted again April 1, 1780 and served as private in Capt. Hamtranck's Co. in Col. DuBois NY Regiment and was discharged Dec. 31, 1780.

He was known as "Philip Helmer of Manheim" to distinguish him from several others of the same name. He is buried in the Manheim Cemetery.

Service Source: Fernow, Docs Rel to the Colonial Hist of State of NY, in the Rev, Vol 15, P 392; Roberts, NY in the Rev, P 183
Service Description: Also Sol, Capts Frank, Herder; Col Bellinger, 4th Regt, Tryon Co Mil.
Spouse: Anna Nancy Mayer 
Family links: 
  Elizabeth Helmer Stahl (1769 - 1859)*
*Calculated relationship
Herkimer County
New York, USA
Created by: Bev
Record added: Sep 29, 2011
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Pvt Philip Helmer
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DAR #: Ancestor #: A054437
 Added: Mar. 15, 2015

 Added: Dec. 16, 2013
My 5th Great Grandfather from your daughter Elizabeth. You are not forgotten. Rest in Peace.
- Kathy Eyre
 Added: Jul. 6, 2013
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